Professional cyclist most widely known as an associate of racing teams like RadioShack-Leopard and Omega Pharma-Quick Stage. Among his significant accomplishments is earning the next stage from the 2013 Tour de France. He was created in Oudenaarde, Belgium and started his career like a trainee for Topsport Vlaanderen. He was called Belgian Professional Cyclist of the entire year in 2008. He offers dated a female called Dafne, with whom he resided in Herentals. He continues to be teammates with Rigoberto Uran for the Omega Pharma-Quick Stage team.